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SXSW Interactive 2016

Rides Drives & Hyperloops: Fut. Of Transportation

In today’s world, you no longer really seem to own what you've bought. The music/film, & apparel industries have already pivoted. The transportation industry? Not so much.

It costs tens of thousands of dollars to own a car, despite, on average, a car only being utilized by its owner for 2 hours or less a day. It’s also estimated that by 2020 70% of the US population will be living in cities.

With Livery “rides” & Shared transportation, “drives” becoming more accessible, & affordable, Owned transportation is headed towards major decline.

Silvercar CEO, & former Zipcar CTO, Luke Schneider, shares the technological dvlpmts, use cases & trends driving major change in transportation.

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  1. What technological breakthroughs are coming down the pipeline that will forever change the transportation industry as we know it?
  2. How will the auto industry pivot?
  3. What implications and opportunities does this present for my business?



Amber Soletti, CEO, Silvercar

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